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Mccann Name Meaning

Irish (northern Armagh): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cana ‘son of Cana’, a personal name or byname meaning ‘wolf cub’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Mcconn, Mccrann, Mccart, Mccaw, Mccone, Mccary, Mccaig, Mccabe

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Mccann Family Origin

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Mccann Family Occupations

What did your Mccann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mccann family was Carpenter. The most common Mccann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Mccann's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccann.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    2%

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Mccann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mccann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mccann census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Mccann. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Mccann. For the veterans among your Mccann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mccann Life Expectancy

What is the average Mccann lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Mccann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Mccann in 1940 was 30, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mccann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mccann ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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